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Susan K Rushing

Tel:(212) 854-0779
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Executive Assistant to the General Counsel
Elisabeth A Cornwell
(212) 854-5582
Susan K Rushing
Deputy General Counsel

Susan K. Rushing has served as Associate General Counsel since February 1996. Her practice focuses primarily on University governance and policy, the finance and investment activities of the University and tax-exempt issues. Prior to coming to Columbia, she was an Associate in the New York office of the Coudert Brothers law firm where she handled  mergers and acquisitions, general corporate, corporate finance, securities, and intellectual property work from 1990 to 1996.

Ms. Rushing earned her B.A. cum laude with honors in Economics from Brandeis University in 1986.  In 1990 she received her J.D. from the law school at the University of Texas at Austin, where she was an editor of the Texas Law Review.  She is admitted to practice law in New York State.


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